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*Blue Plate Specials* - Dec. 24

Daily picks, pans, and market notes from StockMarketCookBook.com:

**NOTE**: This is a holiday-shortened *Blue Plate Special*--The extended list will return Jan. 4

Sector Highs:
IT (NYSEARCA:VGT), Internet Arch. (NYSE:IAH), Tech (NYSEARCA:XLK), Consumer Discretionary (NYSEARCA:XLY)
Bond Highs: Junk (HYT, HYB, JNK, CYE, HYG)
M&A: CD to pay $16/share MRM, Q1 close
Currency Notes: US $ (NYSEARCA:UUP) still hanging onto $23 supportF
Santa Claus rally is confirmed!: SPX, DJI, and Nasdaq closing at new highs; VIX making a new low
...but did he leave a lump of coal?: DTX closing off its high is contrarian

** Merry Christmas to all! **


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